Facial fillers temporarily treat fine lines and wrinkles with injections into the skin. Some patients experience mild discomfort, bruising, and swelling for up to a week. Once the swelling goes down, a touch-up injection may be needed for best results.
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Hyaluronic Acid Wrinkle Fillers
Achieve Instant Results with Hyaluronic Acid Fillers. These Fillers are temporary dermal fillers designed to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Hyaluronic acid naturally exists in the skin and is key to retain water for a hydrated complexion.
HA fillers can be used in the temples, tear troughs, cheekbones, smile lines, lips, chin, and jawline. Certain fillers work better to build volume and others work better for fine lines.
Benefits include collagen production, added volume, smooth texture, decrease the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, last up to a year.
What to Expect: Fillers are injected through a needle or cannula. Most fillers are pre-mixed with lidocaine, so the area may get somewhat numb with very little pain during treatment.
Chance of redness, swelling, or slight bruising. Drink lots of water, ice the area, and avoid alcohol for at least 24 hours following treatment.
Synthetic Wrinkle Fillers
Synthetic fillers are considered semi-permanent. These fillers may last several years or longer.
Used to fill facial wrinkles and folds.
Filler procedures and results vary depending on the brand.
The Fillers in this category include lab-made substances not related to anything originally found in the skin.
Collagen Wrinkle Fillers
Collagen filler is a soft tissue dermal filler derived from purified cow skin.
This treatment forms a network of fibers within your skin that acts as framework. As you get older the support structure weakens causing the skin to lose its tone.
Collagen injections restore the support structure for your skin.
Collagen is a naturally occurring protein that supports skin hydration and elasticity.
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